Queensland Government Appoints VAD Review Board

The Voluntary Assisted Dying Review Board (the Review Board) is an independent oversight body. Its role is to oversee, monitor and report on the operation of voluntary assisted dying in Queensland.

The Review Board provides an important safeguard for Queenslanders by reviewing each completed voluntary assisted dying case to ensure the process complied with the Voluntary Assisted Dying Act 2021 (the Act). It supports the safe, practical and transparent operation of voluntary assisted dying in Queensland.

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Queensland VAD Implementation Conference

The Queensland Voluntary Assisted Dying Implementation Conference for healthcare workers was held at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, and virtually, on Saturday 29 October 2022. You can view the recording here.

Voluntary Assisted Dying in Queensland

The Queensland Parliament passed the Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill 2021 on 16th September 2021. Voluntary Assisted Dying will be available in Queensland from January 2023.

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